Saturday, October 27, 2007

A Raisin in the Sun Movie Trailer

Watch the trailer for A Raisin in the Sun. The style is quite different from today's movies, but it has the same purpose to persuade you into watching the film.

Be sure to know how to use these terms when reading the film!

Theater/Film Vocabulary

Wednesday, October 24, 2007

ROAR Rubrics and Requirements

As you enjoy your outside reading, here are the basic ROAR requirements:

ROAR Grading Rubric

ROAR Response Requirements

Tuesday, October 16, 2007

ROAR Exemplars

As you are working on your ROAR biography reviews, here are two fine examples from last year:



Friday, October 12, 2007

Tuesday, October 2, 2007

Fun w/ Of Mice and Men

This might be before your time, but here are the Animaniacs:

Sylvester (stop calling me George!) takes on Steinbeck:

Biography Suggestions

Remember to use the Boston Library catalog to search for books and request them sent to the branch closest to your home. Happy searching! Leave a comment if you have good suggestions on where or how to find books.

The site from class:

Denver Library has 2 good pages

other sites: